Jeffrey M. Fowler, MD

The Ohio State University

FowlerDr. Fowler is a Professor and Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the John G. Boutselis Chair in Gyn Oncology at The Ohio State University. He serves as co-director of the Center for Advanced Robotic Surgery at OSU. Nationally, he is chair of the Data Monitoring Committee in the Gynecologic Oncology Group. He is a member of the Executive Committee of the Foundation for Women’s Cancer. He is in his second term as a member of the Board of Governors for the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the Advisory Board to the American College of Surgeons for The American College of Obstetricians/Gynecologists. In 2009 he was elected as a member to the subspecialty Division of Gynecologic Oncology for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (one of 6 members across the country). Dr. Fowler is on the editorial board for Gynecologic Oncology and The Journal of Robotic Surgery.

Dr. Fowler’s clinical research interests include gynecologic oncology, radical pelvic surgery, minimally-invasive surgery, pelvic reconstruction, robotic surgery and clinical trials in gynecologic oncology.

Spotlight

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.